10 Nov 2022
YERUN signs Agreement on Reforming Research Assessment
Following the decisions of its Executive Board and the approval of its member institutions, YERUN (Young European Research Universities Network) becomes an official signatory of the Agreement on Reforming Research Assessment and officially expresses its willingness to join the Coalition for Advancing Research Assessment (CoARA). Together with the signature, YERUN has published a position paper with 4 suggestions to be considered within the implementation of the initiative and more specifically towards the 1st Constitutive Assembly of CoARA:
- Ensuring ownership of the initiative by those that are making change happen.
- Promoting an open and flexible governance model.
- Encouraging a new approach to change.
- Reaching critical mass is the key to becoming a global actor.